The pink snakeskin trend for accessories has been spreading like wildfire recently, especially the softer and dustier versions of the feminine shade. Think baby or powdered pink and set the tone for a new reptile-inspired season. Carry those must-haves to channel your own sophistication.
Below you can shop my favorites:
1 Python toe-cap lace-up sneaker by Lanvin
2 Holographic python medium Happy bag by Lanvin
3 Small Tonda printed python clutch by Diane von Furstenberg
4 Hera python bag by Roberto Cavalli
Roberto Cavalli has brought the reptile trend to the beauty industry with the launch of his newest fragrance: JUST CAVALLI. The cylindrical top of the bottle and the box are embellished with a pink snake motive accentuated with golden details.
Top note: Neroli
Middle note: Tahitian tiare flower
Base note: Palisander rosewood
Available as Eau de Toilette 30ml (CHF 59.00), 50ml (CHF 79.00) and 75ml (CHF 93.00)
Body Lotion 150ml (CHF 29.00) and Shower Gel 150ml (CHF 29.00)
Face of the advertising campaign is Georgia May Jagger, daughter of Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall, photographed by Mario Sorrenti. As sexy as the new scent…
Photos: Courtesy of the Brands
Can you tell a woman’s star sign by her shoes or bag? The answer is yes with Charlotte Olympia’s cosmic collection. Find your soul mate in those uber-cute zodiac charms.
TO SHOP CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA’S COSMIC COLLECTION, PLEASE CLICK HERE.
If you sign hasn’t arrived yet, check back in a few days. In case that you are interested in fashion astrology, have a look at this previous post. For an interview with the amazing designer, click here.
Photos: Courtesy of Charlotte Olympia
Ear cuffs are this season’s hottest accessory. They have made their comeback for the first time on the Chanel S/S 2012 runway last year, and since then those must-have jewelry pieces have been spotted on the likes of Cara Delevingne and Diane Kruger.
The ear cuff is a great investment piece for the summer, it can be worn in multiple styles depending if it is made from feathers, chains, or sparkling diamonds, adding real flair to your outfit in an instant.
Below are the best ones available at the moment. I bought myself the tiger version from the Roberto Cavalli S/S 2013 catwalk. For the post in which I am wearing them, please click here. By the way, the last three shopping suggestions (N°7-9) cost less than CHF 50.00.
1 Crystal-embellished branch earrings by Emilio Pucci
2 Embellished ear jewel by Givenchy
3 Gold-plated Swarovski crystal cuff-style tiger earrings by Roberto Cavalli (my choice)
4 Berbère 18-karat rose gold multi-hoop ear cuff by Repossi
5 Earring with ear cuff by Nina Ricci
6 Maia bronze leaf ear cuff by Pamela Love
7 Feather ear cuff by Anni Jürgenson
8 Double chain ear cuff by Anni Jürgenson
9 Ear cuff by Maria Francesca Pepe
The Swiss based designer Carmen Cita Jones also offers a large variety of ear cuffs. To shop, please click here. Enjoy this fabulous trend!
Photos: Courtesy of the brands and via style.com
Gladiator boots are celebrating a huge comeback for S/S 2013. Seen at Alexander Wang, Altuzarra and Proenza Schouler among many others, it’s clear, they’re back. Of course, it can be a tricky trend, but who can resist those eyecatching shoes?
Below is the list of the best ones to shop at the moment:
1 Aline leather sandals by Alexander Wang
2 Embellished leather cage sandals by Altuzarra
3 Leather gladiator wedge boots by Giuseppe Zanotti
4 Leather gladiator knee sandals by Gianvito Rossi
5 Stamped leather gladiator lace-up boots by Proenza Schouler
6 Mogul studded suede cage sandals by Jimmy Choo
7 Marta calfskin elastic high boots by Alexander Wang
8 Leather gladiator sandal boots by Versace
For S/S 2013, the designers have come up with some outstanding accessories. The ones I put together for you are like pieces of art, highly collectibles that probably belong more in a vitrine than to be worn. At least, it is fun to look at them.
THE SEASON OF EYE-CATCHING CLUTCHES
Lego clutch by Chanel
Butterfly clutch by Bottega Veneta
Clutch bag with Madonna print by Givenchy
Enameled resin perfume clutch by Lanvin
Jewel plexiglass butterfly clutch by Valentino
THE SEASON OF THE STATEMENT SHOE
Mink pumps by Céline
Magic square slingback pump by Louis Vuitton
Cherie poodle patent sandals by Charlotte Olympia
Strappy sandals by Alexander Wang
Patent-leather ankle-cuff sandals by Gucci
THE SEASON TO INVEST IN FASHION JEWELRY
Necklace by Christian Dior
Ruthenium-plated Swarovski crystal flamingo necklace by Roberto Cavalli
Metal circle earrings by Balmain
Large pom pom and raffia earrings by Dolce & Gabbana
Cuff by Erickson Beamon
I hope that you have enjoyed my little accessory report for S/S 2013.
Photos: Courtesy of the brands
Black pumps will always be a classic, but this summer, it is all about white pumps. Incorporate this shoe trend into your own style by combining it with your favourite new season looks. Better be fast to snag a pair, they sell out fast!
Here are four of the bestsellers:
1 Abel leather pumps by Jimmy Choo
2 Patent leather pumps by Balmain
3 Paris leather pumps by Saint Laurent
4 Janis leather pumps by Saint Laurent
“The opening looks from the Victoria Beckham show emphasized a relaxed sophistication, which is a key trend of the summer season. Stephen Jones created the perfect felt fedora to complement this look which we commissioned exclusively for mytheresa.com”
JUSTIN O‘SHEA, BUYING DIRECTOR MYTHERESA.COM
If you want to get your hands on this must-have fedora, you have to be fast… tomorrow, it will be sold EXCLUSIVELY worldwide here on mytheresa.com for €459.00!
Photos: Courtesy of mytheresa, Victoria Beckham and Stephen Jones
Hermès is known for its shoes of outstanding quality and craftsmanship. For S/S 2013, the models all add a touch of sports chic to the Maison’s spirit of fashion. Below you can find the final exclusive video and some of my favourite designs for the summer season.
TO WATCH THE MOVIE “SHOES”, PLEASE CLICK HERE.
Boot in cotton toile and nappa calfskin – CHF 370.-
Sandal in cotton toile and nappa calfskin – CHF 370.-
Pump in kidskin – CHF 950.-
Sandal in alligator and nubuck – CHF 4200.-
Photos and video: Courtesy of Hermès
First of all, Happy Valentine’s Day to you all! I am sending you much LOVE and with this post you can take it literally.
LOVE magazine editor-in-chief and famous stylist, Katie Grand, has joined forces with Hogan for a capsule S/S 2013 collection, featuring a selection of footwear, leather purses and sunglasses. Practical and cool with a romantic twist, Katie Grand brought her quirky energy to the Italian house. Hurry, those heart-embellished pieces will sell out fast.
YOU CAN SHOP THE KATIE GRAND ♥ HOGAN COLLECTION HERE.
Photos: Courtesy of Hogan
These sandals from Balenciaga‘s Resort 2013 collection feature uber-cute origami bows and are about to become spring’s It-heels.
TO SHOP THE ORIGAMI SANDALS, CLICK HERE!
These golden finger rings that appeared on Balenciaga‘s S/S 2013 runway are absolutely divine. Better call the Paris store (+33 1 47 20 21 11) now to get on the extra-long wait list.